3 x Field External Examiners to support modules within Adult Nursing

Opening Date:
23 Apr 2024
Closing Date:
30 Apr 2024
Salary Range:

UWE Bristol, School of Health and Social Wellbeing is seeking three Field External Examiners to support modules within Adult Nursing. The post will be for 4 years commencing on 01/10/2024 and includes the need to attend various examination boards.

Essential: Applicants must be registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council.

The subject cluster requires Field External Examiners to represent a range of academic perspectives within the Adult Nursing subject area, the three portfolios will consist of some of the following modules:

Adult Nurse 1:
Collaborative Approaches to Effective Pain Management
Critical Care in Practice
Enhancing Practice in Burn Care
Introduction to Emergency Care
Mastering Emergency Care
Principles of Critical Care
Principles of Neurosciences
Principles of Perioperative Care

Adult Nurse 2:
Care of the Adult with Diabetes
Chronic and Acute Care Management of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
Dementia: Principles of Care
Fundamental Principles of Dementia Care
Principles of Dementia Care
Public Health and Health Promotion for Professional Practice
Stroke Care

Adult Nurse 3:
Dual Diagnosis: Substance Misuse and Mental Health
Family and Carer Work for Serious Mental Illness
Medication Management in Mental Health Practice
Mental Health and Well-being of Children and Young People
Motivational Interviewing: Strategies for Lifestyle Changes
Principles of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
Solution Focused Practice – Developing Empowering Conversations with People
Supporting and Managing those at Risk of Suicide
The Social and Policy Context of Mental Health Nursing
Working With A Person Experiencing Mental Health Crisis

Please note, some of the portfolio will also be delivered at our Collaborative Partners.

We particularly encourage applications from members of Black and Minority Ethnic communities, as this group is currently underrepresented among external examiners.

You will be required to attend examination boards during the year and complete an annual report. The External examiners operational guide can be accessed by using this link: External examiners – Assessments | UWE Bristol

For further information about the roles and provision please contact Carole Irwin, Associate Director of Academic Standards and Regulation – hsw.quality@uwe.ac.uk

To apply, please send your expression of interest and a CV to externalsreport@uwe.ac.uk quoting the role you would like to apply for in the subject field, e.g. ‘Adult Nurse 1’.

The closing date for this application is 30/04/2024.